|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture: Keynote Presentation|
James Boyle of Duke Law School, and Charles Nesson of the Berkman Center highlight a conference on "Reinventing Public Media in a Participatory Culture" Keynote Presentation: Reinventing the Gatekeeper - James Boyle
Keywords: James Boyle; Charles Nesson
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|The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trap - Dickinson College|
Scholar and author Stephanie Coontz explores the myths of traditional marriage. Coontz is a faculty member at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Wash., and the director of research and public education for the Council on Contemporary Families. She has published extensively on the topic of marriage and family life and is the author of several highly praised books, such as The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trap and Marriage, A History: From Obedience to Intimacy, or How L...
Keywords: Stephanie Coontz; marriage
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|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World - Harvard Law School Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: 4:20 - 5:10 PM Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World - What are the sustainability and business implications of these emerging models? What are the opportunities for new resources to support public-service media? Do commercial vs noncommercial distinctions map over to these new spaces of engagement? Is there a case for tax-based support or will a new mix of sponsorship, subscription, li...
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|Fixing the Crisis in U.S.-Arab Relations - Qatar University|
A Qatar University Seminar with Anne-Marie Slaughter, Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, and Hady Amr, of the Amr Group. Apr 11, 2005, in Doha, Qatar Length: 1:15:30
Keywords: Anne-Marie Slaughter; Hady Amr
|The Changing Definitions of Public Service - Princeton University|
Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall Moderator: Jennifer Widner, Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, Director, Bobst Center for Peace and Justice Daniel Biederman '75 Julius Coles '66 Richard Leone '65, '69 Mary Procter '71 Feb. 24, 2006 Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
Keywords: Jennifer Widner; Daniel Biederman; Julius Coles; Richard Leone; Mary Procter; public service
|Beyond Al-Qaeda: Terrorism in the Arab Civil War - Princeton University|
This panel examines the local dimensions of conflict in the Middle East, including tensions between Syria and Lebanon, and the sectarian divisions within Iraq. Moderator: Michael Doran, Asst. Prof. of Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University Panelists: - Col. Thomas F. Lynch III, CENTCOM - Michael Young, Daily Star (Lebanon) - Michael Rubin, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
Keywords: terrorism; Michael Doran; Thomas F. Lynch; Michael Young; Michael Rubin; Al-Qaeda
|United Nations Reform: Reflecting on Successes and Obstacles - Columbia University|
Lee Feinstein: Council on Foreign Relations Ed Luck: Columbia University Tod Lindberg: Hoover Institution Moderator: Senator George J. Mitchell Columbia University Oct 17, 2005 Length: 1:33:26
Keywords: Lee Feinstein; Ed Luck; Tod Lindberg; George Mitchell
|American Ideals and National Memory - Princeton University|
Bruce Cole, Chair National Endowment for the Humanities An America's Founding and Future Lecture October 6, 2005 . Princeton University, James Madison Program
Keywords: Bruce Cole
|A Soldier's Reflections on Iraq - Princeton University|
Lt. Gen. David Petraeus, a three-star general who recently completed two tours of Iraq, discusses the importance of international partnerships in the global war on terror. A keynote speech at the 75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University Oct 1, 2005 Length: 1:14:29
Keywords: David Petraeus; Iraq; war
|Kofi Annan: Parting Policy Address - Princeton University|
Kofi Annan, outgoing United Nations Secretary-General, speaks on November 28, 2006 at Princeton University.
Keywords: Kofi Annan; United Nations
|Criminal Libel in Asia and International Legal Standards - University of Hong Kong|
U.S. media lawyer Robert D. Balin discusses recent criminal libel cases in Asia and evolving international legal standards in libel defence. Mr. Balin will discuss in particular Shin Corp v. Klangnarong, which was brought against a Thai activist who had criticized Thailand's Prime Minister and the telecommunications company owned by his family. In a decision that has been hailed as a victory for free expression, a Bangkok court recently dismissed criminal libel charges against the activist...
Keywords: Robert Balin
|Woodrow Wilson in the State House: Governing in New Jersey - Princeton University|
Moderator: David S. Broder, Columnist, The Washington Post PRIOR Paper Author: Alan Ehrenhalt, Executive Editor, Governing Magazine Panelists: Jon S. Corzine, Governor, State of New Jersey Robert L. Ehrlich, Jr. '79, Governor, Maryland This panel was part of the 2006 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs, held April 28-29, 2006 at Princeton University, by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs) Length: 57:08
Keywords: David S. Broder; Alan Ehrenhalt; Jon S. Corzine; Robert L. Ehrlich
|Democracy and Growth Reconsidered: Why Economic Performance of New Democracies is not Encouraging - Middlebury College|
Vladimir Popov, Sector Head, Academy of the National Economy, Moscow; Visiting Professor at Carlton University, Ottawa April 13, 2006 Middlebury College Length: 1:21:19
Keywords: Vladimir Popov; democracy
|Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy, Session 1: The United States and the Middle East|
Session one of a four-part symposium, held as part of the Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy research project at the Council on Foreign Relations. Speakers: - Toby Dodge, Consulting Senior Fellow for the Middle East, International Institute for Strategic Studies. - Steven Simon, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations. - Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat Chair for Peace and Development, University of Maryland...
Keywords: Iraq; Toby Dodge; Steven Simon; Shibley Telhami; Steven Simon; foreign policy; defense policy
|The Outlook for the Global Economy and the Challenges That Must Be Met - Princeton University|
Speaker: Robert Rubin, former Secretary of the Treasury Princeton University (Oct 19, 2005) Length: 58:39
Keywords: Robert Rubin
|Making Poverty History: Slogan or Reality? - Middlebury College|
Charles MacCormack, President, COO, and a member of the Board of directors of the Save the Children Federation April 7, 2006 Middlebury College Length: 1:01:51
Keywords: Charles MacCormack; poverty
|Turki Al-Faisal: A Policy Address|
Turki Al-Faisal, Saudi Arabian Ambassador to the United States speaks on Dec 7, 2006 at Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
Keywords: Turki Al-Faisal
|Historical Precedents for Middle East Democracy - Tufts University|
SPEAKER: Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies, and Director,Middle East Institute, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University January 26-27, 2006, at Tufts University Democratizing the Middle East? A conference sponsored by: The Fares Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies, Tufts University Length: 49:52
Keywords: Rashid Khalidi; democracy; Middle East
|The Current State of Constitutional Law in Africa: Perspectives of a Former African Justice|
Speaker: Bereket Habte Selassie Location: Middlebury College
Keywords: Bereket Habte Selassie; Africa; law; African legal system
|Report of the Task Force on the United Nations: American Interests and UN Reform - Columbia University|
George Mitchell, SIPA Sr. Research Scholar and Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader speaks to a Columbia University conference on UN reform Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs (Oct 17, 2005) Length: 24:04
Keywords: United Nations; George Mitchell
|American Media: Still the Fourth Estate? - Princeton University|
Bill Keller, Executive Editor, New York Times Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University, Nov 14, 2005 Length: 1:29:46
Keywords: Bill Keller; media
|Presidential War Powers from Lincoln to Bush - Dickinson College|
Panelists: John Yoo is former deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Counsil of the U.S. Dept of Justice and professor of law at the University of California at Berkeley Louis Fisher is Senior Specialist in Separation of Powers for the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress Michael Vorenberg is author of Final Freedom and professor of history at Brown University (Nov 3, 2005 at Dickinson College) Length: 1:30:18
Keywords: John Yoo; Louis Fisher; Michael Vorenberg; American president; presidential power
|How Democratic Could the Arab or Muslim World Be? - Middlebury College|
Saad Ibrahim, Professor of Political Sociology at the American University in Cairo A Charles P. Scott Symposium Lecture April 20, 2006 Middlebury College
Keywords: Saad Ibrahim
|The Legacy of Justice Sandra Day O\'Connor - Duke University|
Duke Law School.s Program in Public Law examined Justice O.Connor.s record in such areas as abortion, affirmative action, federalism, gender, religion, and how international law is used by the Court. Featuring Curtis Bradley, Erwin Chemerinsky, Walter Dellinger, Katharine Bartlett, and Neil Siegel of the Duke law faculty, Michael Gerhardt of the UNC law faculty, plus Sam Sankar, a clerk to Justice O'Connor during the 2003 Term and currently with Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale & Dorr...
|The Underground Railroad of Self-Determination: Beyond Victimization - Princeton University|
A black History Month Event. Robert L. Woodson, Sr., Founder and President, National Center for Neighborhood Enterprise. Moderated by Carol M. Swain, Vanderbilt University; James Madison Program Visiting Fellow 2004-2005. February 9, 2005 . Princeton University, James Madison Program.
Keywords: Robert L. Woodson; Carol M. Swain; Black History
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture: High Order Bit: The War Tapes - Harvard Law School Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 11:30 - 11:40 - High Order Bit: The War Tapes The War Tapes is a documentary shot by US soldiers from the front lines of Iraq, Director Deborah Scranton had the necessary funding and approval to work as an embedded journalist in the second Iraq war; instead, she went forward with her unique vision.directing a documentary film from the Internet...
Keywords: Deborah Scranton; media
|Environmental Summit, Panel 1: Energy - Duke University|
Panel I: Energy Lincoln Pratson - moderator - Associate Professor of Sedimentary Geology, Nicholas School Jason Grumet - Executive Director of the National Commission on Energy Policy Simon B. Rich, Jr. - Chairman of the Board of Visitors, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, former CEO of Louis Dreyfus Holding Co. and former Chairman and CEO of Louis Dreyfus Natural Gas Joseph Stanislaw - Former President and Chief Executive Officer of Cambridge Energy Research Associates Nich...
Keywords: energy; Lincoln Pratson; Jason Grumet; Simon Rich
|75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs - Princeton University|
Keynote speaker: Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff Event: 75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University Oct 1, 2005 Length: 45:03
Keywords: Michael Chertoff
|Highlights of the 2005 Princeton Colloquium: Rethinking the War on Terror - Princeton University|
A two-day colloquium examines the concept of a "war on terror," as well as the specific strategies employed to wage it. Bringing together a diverse selection of experts and practitioners, the Colloquium addresses the conceptual frameworks and concrete policy recommendations needed to move beyond the rhetoric and ideology that often shape responses to terrorism. Includes excerpts from: - Keynote speeches by: Gen (Ret) Anthony Zinni; Palestinian leader Hanan Ashrawi; Israeli National Security Advi...
Keywords: war on terror; terrorism; Anthony Zinni; Hanan Ashrawi; Giora Eiland
|Improving the U.S. Intelligence Community: Lessons from Iraq, Libya and Elsewhere|
Charles Vest, a member of the Robb-Silberman Commission on Intelligence and Weapons of Mass Destruction and former President of MIT.
Keywords: Charles Vest
|Iran's Nuclear Program and U.S.-Iranian Relations - Middlebury College|
Mansour Farhang, Bennington College. Iraninan-born author and former diplomat. He served as revolutionary Iran's first ambassador to the United Nations, and also worked as a mediator in the early months of the Iran-Iraq war. (April 18, 2006 - Middlebury College) Length: 82 minutes
Keywords: Mansour Farhang; Iran; nuclear power; nuclear weapons
|Ben Bernanke at Princeton University - Princeton University|
Newly-appointed Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke makes his first public policy address at a conference on government service at Princeton University. (Full text of speech available at: http://www.federalreserve.gov/boarddocs/speeches/2006/200602242/default.htm
Keywords: Ben Bernanke
|In the Service of All Nations? The Role of NGOs in Global Governance and Society - Princeton University|
Highlights from the Princeton 2004 Colloquium on Public and International Affairs, "In the Service of All Nations? The Role of NGOs in Global Governance and Society" examines the role of NGOs particularly in nation-building efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Keynote speakers: Rend Rahim Francke, Iraqi Ambassador to U.S.; Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Schloesser, 101st Airborne Division; Sarah Chayes, Director Bakhtar Cooperative; Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Former President of Brazil...
|Beyond Broadcast, Introduction: Reinventing Public Media in a Participatory Culture - Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
9:00-9:15 Introduction Jake Shapiro (Executive Director PRX, Berkman Center Fellow)
Keywords: Jake Shapiro
|Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy, Session 4: Coping with Rogue States, Failing States, and Proliferators|
Session four of a four-part Symposium, held as part of the Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy research project at the Council on Foreign Relations. Speakers: - Lawrence D. Freedman, Professor of War Studies, King's College, London. - Steven E. Miller, Director, International Security Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard. Presider: Richard K...
Keywords: Iraq; Lawrence Freedman; Steven Miller; Richard Betts
|Teaching 9-11: The Role of Media, Museums, and Schools in the Construction of National Memory - Dickinson College|
Teaching 9-11: The Role of Media, Museums, and Schools in the Construction of National Memory.. How the nation's memory of 9-11 is being created through cultural institutions. Panelists: James Fallows, Atlantic Monthly Ron Simon, Museum of Television and Radio Fiona Spruill, NYTimes.com Marvin Kalb, Center on the Press, Politics, and Public Policy at Harvard University.s Kennedy School of Government...
Keywords: James Fallows; Ron Simon; Fiona Spruill; Marvin Kalb; 9-11; terrorism; museums; media
|Opportunities Ahead for Achieving Real Reform at the United Nations - Columbia University|
Anne-Marie Slaughter: Princeton University Danielle Pletka: American Enterprise Institute Mark Malloch Brown: Executive Office of the Secretary-General Moderator: Senator George J. Mitchell Columbia University Oct 17, 2005 Length: 1:22:43
Keywords: Anne-Marie Slaughter; Danielle Pletka; Mark Malloch Brown; George Mitchell
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture pt.2 - Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 4:00 - 4:10 PM - High Order Bit: Second Life (add your notes) (comment on the blog post) Second Life is a massively multi-player 3-D world. It is an online world.virtually inhabited, built, and owned by its residents. John Lester from Linden Lab will describe what is Second Life, how it allows for new communities to be built, and he.ll talk about opportunities for collaborative video production.
|Votes, Bits, and Bytes|
"Votes, Bits and Bytes" Panel 1: Citizenship Are information and communications technologies making it possible for new forms of citizenship? Are new technologies drawing new people into the political process? Are we able to engage in politics in more meaningful ways than before? Is the impact greatest on local, state, federal campaigns? Are we able to become global citizens? Chair: Prof. Charles Nesson, Harvard Law School Panelist: HYPERLINK "http://www.hoder.com/weblog/" Hossein Derakhshan (a/...
Keywords: voting; democracy; Charles Nesson; Pippa Norris; Tom Sander
|How Donald Rumsfeld Misread Saddam Hussein's Strategy and Created the Iraqi Insurgency - University of Texas at Austin|
Michael Gordon, Chief Military Correspondent, The New York Times April 4, 2006 60 minutes Michael Gordon draws from his recently published book, Cobra II: The Inside Story of the Invasion and Occupation of Iraq, to discuss the strategic and political miscalculations by both Saddam Hussein and the United States before the launching of the war in Iraq. On the Iraq side, Gordon states that Hussein was more concerned about internal threats within the country and possible risks related to Iran than a...
Keywords: Michael Gordon; Iraq
|The Bush Doctrine as a Partisan Wedge Issue|
Professor Jack Snyder is a leading authority on international affairs. His recent work has focused on the propensity of democratizing countries to fight wars (in contrast to countries with firmly established democratic institutions). In this session, he presented some of his exciting new work on domestic political effects of the new American national security strategy. Introduction by Eugene Gholz, LBJ School of Public Affairs...
Keywords: Jack Snyder; Bush Doctrine
|Innovative Ways for Financing Global Public Goods - Princeton University|
Joseph Stiglitz, a winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in economics, presents the keynote address for the second annual Secretary-General's Global Colloquium of University Presidents. Stiglitz, a University Professor at Columbia University leads a discussion on "Innovative Sources of Funding for Public Goods." (Feb 14, 2006 at Princeton University) Length: 1:28:17
Keywords: Joseph Stiglitz
|Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy, Session 3: The Direction of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy after the Intervention in Iraq - Princeton University|
Session three of a four-part Symposium, held as part of the Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy research project at the Council on Foreign Relations. Speakers: - Michael R. Gordon, Chief Military Correspondent, The New York Times. - Ronald Steel, Professor of International Relations and History, University of Southern California. Presider: Walter Russell Mead, Senior Fellow for U.S...
Keywords: Iraq; Michael Gordon; Ronald Steel
|Beyond Broadcast Pt. 3: Reinventing Public Media in a Participatory Culture - Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 5:15 - 5:30 PM Closing Remarks: Charles Nesson, Co-founder and Faculty Director of the Berkman Center (add your notes) (comment on the blog post)
Keywords: Charles Nesson; media; public broadcasting
|Neo-Conservatives vs. Liberals: The Fight over Woodrow Wilson's Foreign Policy - Princeton University|
Moderator: G. John Ikenberry, Albert G. Milbank Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Department of Politics, Princeton University and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs; Co-faculty Director of the Princeton Project on National Security Panelists: Thomas Knock '82, Professor of History, Southern Methodist University Anne-Marie Slaughter '80, Dean, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs; Co-Faculty Director of the Princeton Project on Natio...
Keywords: G. John Ikenberry; Thomas Knock; Anne-Marie Slaughter; Tony Smith; foreign policy; Woodrow Wilson
|Beyond Broadcast Pt. 4: Reinventing Public Media in a Participatory Culture: Panel I: What the Broadcasters are doing - Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 10:00 - 11:00 Panel I: What the Broadcasters are doing A few broadcasters display and discuss their efforts - the opportunities and obstacles they have experienced - with incorporating, experimenting with, or using participatory and emerging social media tools. Panelists include: David Liroff (WGBH Vice President and Chief Technology Officer), Terry Heaton (President, DONATA...
Keywords: David Liroff; Terry Heaton; Bill Buzenberg; Chris Lydon; media; public broadcasting
|A Conversation on Stem Cell Research|
"A Conversation on Stem Cell Research" Robert Klein, Chair of the Independent Citizens Oversight Committee at the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine. February 8, 2006 University of California at Berkley, Goldman School of Public Policy.
|Patents and Creativity - Princeton University|
Panel discussion moderated by Rochelle Dreyfuss of New York University. Panelists: Mario Biagioli, Harvard University Stephen Burley, SGX Pharmaceuticals Wesley Cohen, Duke University Susan Mann, Microsoft Katherine Strandburg, DePaul University College of Law Princeton University. Microsoft Intellectual Property Conference May 19, 2006
Keywords: patents; IP law; Intellectual property; Mario Biagioli; Stephen Burley; Wesley Cohen; Susan Mann; Katherine Strandburg
|Winning the War on Terrorism - Princeton University|
In his April 8 keynote address to the 2005 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs, General Anthony Zinni (retired), former commander of U.S. Central Command, talks about America's successes and failures in understanding the enemy, confronting the threats, and preparing the next generation. Princeton University Length: 1:27:39
Keywords: terrorism; Anthony Zinni
|Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy, Session 2: The United States, Europe, and Asia - Princeton University|
Session two of a four-part symposium, held as part of the Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy research project at the Council on Foreign Relations. Speakers: - Dana Allin, Senior Fellow, International Institute for Strategic Studies. - Phillip C. Saunders, Senior Research Fellow, National Defense University. Presider: Philip Gordon, Senior Fellow for U.S. foreign Policy, the Brookings Institution.
Keywords: Iraq; Dana Allin; Phillip Saunders; foreign policy; defense policy